Abstracts; Summer 2009
This article, from the Summer 2009 issue of Gems & Gemmology, is a compilation of abstracts of important gemmology-related articles published outside of Gems & Gemmology.
Plastic Amber Imitation in a Rosary
Examination reveals both amber and Bakelite plastic beads in a rosary submitted for identification.
Composite amber with an unusual structure
This 9.12 gram amber composite featured a combination of natural and imitation amber, accompanied by natural and artificial insect inclusions.